Scientist I (Molecular Biology- Fixed term contract 7 months)

Guildford, UK

ANGLE is a world leading and growing liquid biopsy company that develops products for use in rare cell diagnostics that enable early, accurate identification of an individual’s condition for the prevention, treatment, and monitoring of disease. 

ANGLE’s research and development facilities in Guildford, UK are looking for a Scientist I (for 7 months) specialising in Molecular Biology.

This important position, helping us to manage the laboratory and development of clinical diagnostic products.  The job is laboratory based working in a multi-disciplinary team.  Goals and routes are agreed daily with supervisor, but an ability to work independently is expected.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Hands-on laboratory work, primarily in the area of Molecular Biology;
  • Provide scientific and technical support to programmes and projects;
  • Responsible for on-time and on-budget delivery of work packages within a project, including timely reporting of progress on projects and on metrics to monitor and mitigate risk and to ensure product deadlines are met;
  • Responsible for quality and regulatory compliance of work undertaken;
  • Independently keep a current knowledge base in relevant areas of scientific and technical research;
  • Manage the day to day running of assigned development projects within the Quality Management System (ISO13485) and working to the New Product Development (NPD) operating procedure;
  • Undertake additional adhoc / project work as required.


Qualifications, Experience, Knowledge and Attributes:

  • Masters in Life Sciences, with at least 2 years of relevant laboratory experience or equivalent in molecular biology, preferably gained in the in vitro diagnostics industry in diagnostic assay development/validation;
  • Demonstrated expertise and hands-on competency in RT-qPCR;
  • Experience working to strict quality standards such as Medical Device regulations and standards including, but not limited to, 21 CFR 820, ISO 13485, 93/42/EEC, IVD 98/79 EC, ISO14971, GMP, GLP, QSR. A strong understanding of the importance of accurate record keeping within a strictly controlled quality system is essential;
  • Organisational skills and the ability to rapidly prioritise tasks in response to unexpected opportunities or risks;
  • Manage and deliver product development projects to agreed performance specifications, on time and within budget;
  • Strong team player with excellent communication skills, work ethic and attention to detail;
  • Possess a flexible, can-do approach to the requirements of the job
  • Due to nature of role, the requirement is for Guildford based, office hours and 5 days per week.


As a member of our excellent and fast-growing team you will receive opportunities for development and a competitive benefits package.

Salary estimate – £26-27,000 per annum

Please let us know if you require disability-related accommodation during the recruitment process so that we can work with you to meet your needs.




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